Monday, July 4, 2011

The Fourth of July

Douglass gave this speech to the Rochester Ladies' Anti-Slavery Society on July 5, 1852.

Partial text.

He was thirty-four years old at the time.

By the way, Julia Griffiths thought the speech was "great!"

1 comment:

  1. I have to agree with Julia, it is a great speech. Thanks for posting it!